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In this 2-hour class, we'll embark on a wine-tasting tour of Tuscany that will help you get familiar with the personalities and flavors of wine from this always delightful region.
We will provide some head-to-head match-ups of classic wines representing French and Italian regions and let you be the judge. In the process, you will learn some basic wine tasting skills and how to describe the different wines.
Get your slow-form tasting skills ready as we put wine together with the hand crafted caramels from McCrea's Candies in Hyde Park. Make amazing wine connections through a whole range of wines paired up with the inspired stylings of caramel concierge Julie Ayotte.
Sat + Sun, April 28 + 29, 10am - 3pm
Level 1 is an introductory course that assumes some exposure to wine but little or no formal wine knowledge. Appropriate for both consumers and professionals in any wine, food, hospitality and service industries.
Wine and cheese have been together for 8000 years, and we've been busy in wine class figuring out ways to make both of them more and more delicious all the time.
One of the greatest things about wine is that there's always something new to discover - grapes you've never heard of, up-and-coming wine regions, new techniques, innovative packaging, and more.
This class is a unique combination of wine tasting and language that will introduce you to Italian wine words as you might hear in Italy, and here in the US, as you often see represented on Italian wine labels.
Wine Tasting for the Complete Novice is an ideal class for those just starting their explorations of wine. You'll learn the fundamentals of tasting, thinking and talking about wine.
One of the greatest things about wine is that there's always something new to discover - grapes you've never heard of, up-and-coming wine regions, new techniques, innovative packaging, etc. These are often the areas where you will find the best values. The Best New Wines You've Never Heard Of class will explore some wine regions which are relatively new to the global wine market.
Sat + Sun, Sept 29 + 30, 10am – 3pm
The emphasis in Level 1 is on providing an overview of wine and wine tasting, plus an introduction to wine and food pairing concepts. Students learn technical wine tasting, the major wine grapes, and the elements of wine style.
Sat + Sun, Nov 17 + 18, 10am – 3pm
Appropriate for both consumer enthusiasts and professionals in all wine, food, hospitality and service industries. Students learn technical wine tasting, major wine grapes, wine and food pairing, and fundamentals of wine style.
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